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Brewed by Old Yale Brewing Co
Style: Stout
Chilliwack, Canada

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RATINGS: 108   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.33/5   EST. CALORIES: 158   ABV: 5.25%
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3.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
sawyerpc15 (28) - Bowser, British Columbia, CANADA - MAR 9, 2016
Really enjoyed the dark creamy goodness. Had a good head but not quite a Guinness thick one. The taste was great and it wasn’t overpowering. Old Yale has a good one here.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
UXO (1253) - CANADA - FEB 11, 2016
Appearance: opaque black with brown margins, two fingers of rocky light beige head, moderate retention and minimal lacing. (3/5) Aroma: dark roast malt, grassy hops, earth. (6/10) Taste: moderate sweet, moderate bitter. (6/10) Palate: medium body tending slightly to the watery, moderate carbonation, off-dry medium duration mild bitter and lightly tart finish. (3/5) Another less than memorable BC stout. It’s not great, nor is it terrible: it’s OK. Not sure why it’s won awards, to be honest, but hey, if it works for you, have at it. (12/20)

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
MunBro (942) - St. Albert, Alberta, CANADA - JAN 12, 2016
Good stout! Apparently won gold at the Canadian Beer Awards or something similar a few years ago. Nice dark pour with a fizzy brown head. Roasted malt and chocolates with some coffee and espresso.

2.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
DeanF (2202) - Alberta, CANADA - DEC 5, 2015
Modest bright brown head and good black body. Roasted barley aroma with no complexity. Flavour is all roasted barley, almost to the point of over-roasting. Watery on the mouth. A miss for a stout, sadly.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
RobBestwick (775) - Calgary, Alberta, CANADA - NOV 27, 2015
Bottle. Roasted coffee, woody and dark chocolate aroma. Classic stout appearance with a dark yellowish head. Dark chocolate and roasted coffee. Smooth bodied with a long malty finish. Solid stout.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
vadie (1183) - Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA - OCT 13, 2015
Très noir avec une robe moyenne marron. L’arôme à plein du chocolat. malt torréfié et du café. En bouche il y a du malt torréfié avec du chocolat et café tout bien équilibré avec une bonne final amer. C’est bien équilibré et plein du corps sans être épais.

2.1
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
ahenning (6) - - AUG 19, 2015 does not count
Apparently this beer one best beer in Canada for 2014. In my opinion, this makes the Sasquatch severely overrated. There is really nothing that I can see smell or taste to distinguish this for many other middling stouts on the market. Maybe it's a crowdpleaser because it's not too dark, not too bitter, not too strong, but unfortunately it's also not too memorable.

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
a_sully (421) - - AUG 15, 2015
Black body with a light brown foamy head. Aroma is slightly bitter hops and coffee. Taste is bitter chocolate and espresso with a bit of a wooden bark taste. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
sulawang (896) - British Columbia, CANADA - JUN 25, 2015
Visual: Pours jet black with a small superfine head, ringed retention + a thin layer of micro, activity on the surface but non-visible streams. Nose: roasted coffee malts. (lvl-4)-pungency Attack: thin mouthfeel, crisp bite Mid-palate: light sourness (as it warms), (lvl-4)-sweetness, (MAIN) roasted barley, chocolate malt, coffee, Finish: dry deep roast, malty sweet finish. Summary: Lots of roast and chocolate malt throughout, quite smooth as advertised. Somewhat thin in the mouthfeel department.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
markschiedon (501) - NETHERLANDS - JUN 10, 2015
Drinking from a 650 cl bottle. Roast malt, coffee, mocca and dark chocolate in the aroma. The unclear? black beer has a medium brown head. In the taste espresso, caramel and chocolate. A bit watery. Medium carbonated.


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